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UK delivers super-cool kit to USA for Next-Generation Dark Matter Experiment
17 July 2018
UK delivers super-cool kit to USA for Next-Generation Dark Matter Experiment

A huge UK built titanium chamber designed to keep its contents at a cool -100C and weighing as much as an SUV has been shipped to the United States, where it will soon become part of a next-generation dark matter detector to hunt for the long-theorised elusive dark matter particle called a WIMP (Weakly Interacting Massive Particle).

Sunny outlook for UK science as new radar promises improved weather forecasting
17 July 2018
Sunny outlook for UK science as new radar promises improved weather forecasting

Innovative cloud profiling radar and next generation infrared calibration sources are two exciting new projects being led by STFC’s RAL Space and which are to receive funding of over £1m from the UK Space Agency.

STFC has published its Annual Report and Accounts 2017-18
13 July 2018
STFC has published its Annual Report and Accounts 2017-18

The report and accounts outlines a year of significant scientific and technological achievement.

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